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... called Sweaty Rock, or Sveti Rok as the Croatian’s call it. We were heading straight for it and into a tunnel – 18,632ft long!
And while we’re talking numbers, here’s an update on our road trip stats:
Countries visited = 9
Miles driven = 1,980 miles
Average miles per gallon = 58.0
Cost of fuel = 242 euros
Objects impacted = 2 (both in UK)
Insects killed = ...
... through. It was a challange to drive there.
We went to Stara Baska next. Now that was a nice trip! We went all the way to the end of yhe road and were surprised to find a nice little secluded bay where you could swim. We got our swimming stuff and hopped on down to the beach. That was nice. The water was cristal clear and boy... Even more cold than the other places we had swom. The view from the water ...
... dud the job. It was in an old port side 4 story building old staircase but had the best local market at our door. Veg, fish, meat, it had it all. During our week we did a day tour to Pula, and ancient port village complete with roman gates and walls and an amphitheatre like ...
... site, with a series of sensibly sized terraces dropping down to the seashore, with a fine view over the sea looking out towards the big island of Krk. We selected our spot and manoeuvred Red into place.
Everything seemed ideal, but the terrible realisation only gradually dawned. I was aware that our "patch" was strangely crunchy underfoot, like walking on a floor of uncooked pasta shells. I was also dimly aware that the ground was covered in white bits, which I had ...
... without my Catalytic converter! We really enjoyed being back on the very green side of the mountain and seeing the wolf/bear bridges.
When we came off the motorway we had to go through the mountain again but this time we went over the top! It was not as high here but still great fun. It was a very steep decent on the other side with lots of hairpin bends.
Ed was looking for a campsite he had found on the Internet ...